Trader disclosure: On October 8, 2015 the following stocks and commodities mentioned or intended to be mentioned on CNBC's "Halftime Report" were owned by the "Halftime Report" traders:
Pete Najarian is long AAPL, AMAT, BAC, BMY, BP, CSX, DIS, DISCA, DKS,FOXA, GE, KKR, KO, MRK, PEP, PFE, PHM he is long calls AA, ABX, AGN, BEE, BMY,CVX, DAL, ETFC, F, FL, GPRO, JOY, LM, LUK, MAS, MPEL, MRK, MXIM, PFE, SLV,SWFT, TNK, UAL, XLF, ZIOP, he is long puts EWW, FCX, MRO, X.
Jon Najarian is long FTR, NBL, PFE, PG, PPG, RAI, SCP, TEVA, WBA, ZSPH,ZTS he is long calls AAL, ABX, ADXS, AKS, ASNA, AVGO, BAX, BBY, BMY, EBAY, F,FEYE, FL, HLT, HZNP, ISIL, JD, LUK, MAR, MCK, MDLZ, MU, MXIM, NBL, NKE, PBR,PENN, PFE, PPG, QCOM, RAI, SLV, SWFT, TAP, YHOO.
Joe Terranova is long VRTS.
Jim Lebenthal is long AAPL, BA, C, CSCO, DCO, EEQ, GAIA, GM, IBM, INTC, JCP, MPC, OA, ORBC, PFE,QCOM, SJT, SPLS, TGT, TIF, TRN, WGO.